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Future looks promising

The Saints are coming off an exciting season, blooding a number of new recruits and making finals with a young and inexperienced team.. The Saints finished the season sixth on the ladder with a record of 10 wins and eight losses, after a fast start

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 17 2018
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Benalla crime report

Ford Van stolen. Police are reminding the community to lock their cars and secure their keys after a white Ford Van was stolen from a Grant Dve address.. The white Ford Econovan has the registration number of RZJ977, and was stolen between February

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 17 2018
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New towers to be built

Benalla residents will soon see an improvement to mobile black spots in the area, after Federal Member for Indi Cathy McGowan took steps to make improvements last week.. McGowan and local mayors met with Victoria’s Trade and Investment

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Benalla Ensign
Feb 17 2018
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Victorian Government to decide on Shepp solar

The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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More bank competition urged

Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released

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Shepparton News
Feb 19 2018
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New plan for land sales

The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
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Eating raw chicken puts dogs at risk

If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70

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Shepparton News
Feb 18 2018
Livestock

RamSelect offers buyers the information they seek

Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
Water

Have say on flood studies

Residents from various towns across north-east Victoria have a chance to contribute to the formation of local flood studies for the Goulburn and Broken areas this month.. Work is starting on a flood study for the Broken River floodplain (Lake

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Bite victim identified

The heavily pregnant woman killed after a suspected snake bite in Western Australia’s mid-west region has been identified as Sinita Martin.. Ms Martin, 27, was bitten outside her home in Meekatharra last Monday night and taken to hospital

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Mangoes hit our phones

Mango lovers rejoice — an Australian mango grower-led social media campaign has resulted in the release of the very first mango emoji.. Funded through Hort Innovation during 2016-17 with the tag #mangoemojiplease, emoji authority Unicode

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Shepparton News
Feb 17 2018
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Dairy tour to visit Goulburn Valley

Goulburn Ovens Institute of TAFE is set to welcome a delegation of dairy representatives from India next week.. GOTAFE secured the contract to deliver the study tour with the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).. The delegation has been drawn

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Shepparton News
Feb 16 2018
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Another bank bites the...

Rochester’s ANZ branch will become the fourth northern Victorian bank to close in nine months, after it was announced it will close on April 24.. An ANZ spokesperson said customers had changed the way they banked in recent years, with more

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Shepparton News
Feb 16 2018
Viticulture

2018 the Year of the...

Come this Friday, we start an entire year that is about ME. If last year was the year of the Donald, this one is the Year of the Dog.. And I have 1.8 billion Chinese people almost entirely focussed on me and my extraordinary qualities, to which they

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The General
Feb 16 2018
Livestock

VFF: no viable Cattle...

A committee established following a Senate inquiry into the cattle industry has failed to deliver a viable solution for the restructure of the Cattle Council of Australia, according to the VFF.. The VFF met with a number of state farming

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Shepparton News
Feb 16 2018
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Queen joins fashion royalty on front row

Queen Elizabeth has joined fashion royalty Anna Wintour on the front row of London's fashion week.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2018
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WA Nationals want Barnaby Joyce to quit

Barnaby Joyce is staring down his critics but he's lost the support of the West Australian Nationals, who say his leadership is untenable.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2018
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Economics in focus on SA campaign day five

South Australia's party leaders will talk economics at a debate hosted by the Committee for the Economic Development of Australia on Wednesday.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2018
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More arrests likely over Qld property scam

Police say they are expecting to make more arrests after an investigation into the collapse of a Gold Coast investment firm led to a former director's arrest.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2018
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Cormann in charge while Turnbull away

Mathias Cormann will add acting prime minister to his list of jobs while Malcolm Turnbull is away in Washington.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2018
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Stale NZ defence alliance could cost $1b

Letting the defence relationship with New Zealand become stale or crumble could cost Australia $1 billion a year, a defence strategist says.

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AAP News
Feb 21 2018
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Barnett govt slammed in inquiry

The former WA Liberal National government has been criticised as poor economic managers responsible for record debt and deficit in a special inquiry.

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AAP News
Feb 20 2018
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NSW murder accused said 'I killed her'

The ex-girlfriend of a man who has been charged with a murder from nearly 30 years ago has told a Sydney jury he said "the nanny saw me, I killed her".

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AAP News
Feb 20 2018
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William Hill fined $A12.2m by UK regulator

Betting firm William Hill has been hit with a $A12.2 million fine for breaching anti-money laundering and social responsibility regulations.

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AAP News
Feb 20 2018
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Raps, fast net plugged in SA campaigning

A cheesy campaign jingle and a promise of internet 10 times faster than the NBN made the highlight reel on day four of the South Australian election campaign.

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AAP News
Feb 20 2018
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Shorten asks where are Adani's jobs

Bill Shorten has delivered a blunt message to Adani, saying the Indian miner should not expect taxpayer support for its Queensland coal mine.

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AAP News
Feb 20 2018
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